M0001478: Obstetrical forceps, type designed by Van De Laars in 1777

16 December 1930
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About this work

Also known as

Previous title, replaced May 2020: Obstetric forceps, Van De Laars 1777


Black and white photograph of a pair of obstetrical forceps, type designed by Van De Laars in 1777. The item was previously part of the Wellcome Historical Medical Museum but is not held by Wellcome Collection.


16 December 1930

Physical description

1 photograph glass plate negative; 16.5 x 12 cm


Catalogue data comes from a combination of entries in the original glass plate registers, metadata created when the glass plates were digitised in the early 2000s and enhancements made by the cataloguer in 2020.

Terms of use

Please consult the digitised version as this item is fragile. Email library@wellcomecollection.org to request access to the physical item.

Where to find it

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